Training I ~ Thursday, March 27, 2014: 6:00pm - 8:30pm ~~~~ Planting event ~ Saturday, April 5, 2014 ~~~~ Training II ~ TBD

This training is the first of three events focusing on American chestnut restoration.

DATE: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Training I ~ Planting and management of American chestnut

Site selection and planting guidelines for successfully growing American chestnuts.
History of and techniques for mineland restoration
WHERE: Pike County Central High School Library
100 Winners Circle Dr.
Pikeville, KY41501

DATE: Saturday, April 5, 2014, 10am - 4pm
Planting event ~

Outdoors: Join us for a planting at a local mineland property and apply lessons learned in the initial training.
WHERE: Available upon registering for the event

Directions to the planting are available only through registration. This location is undergoing active mining and attendees will be need to be chaperoned onto the site.

Training II ~ Monitoring techniques for restoration
Outdoors: Site selection, forest mensuration and monitoring of forest plantings

Pikeville Event Press Release

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Pikeville Event Flyer

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